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  • Seasonal Sales Associate - Nantucket, MA

    Posted: 02/19/2021

    Seasonal Sales Associate
    May - October 2021

    Nantucket, MA

    Why Native Shoes?
    Our Brand Promise. It seems the heavier the world gets, the more it needs lightness. At Native Shoes, we’ve made lightness our life’s work with our purpose: to make it easy for all to live lightly.

    Our Values 
    Design: We consider aesthetics and functionality in all we do. 
    Possibility: We explore and achieve higher dreams by leaving constraints at the door. 
    Integrity: We do what we say we do. 
    Accountability: We take personal responsibility for our actions. 
    Love: Leading with kindness, we love those around us enough to have truthful conversations. 
    Lite: Above all else, we choose to live lightly.

    Native Shoes strives to embody each of these words in all aspects of our brand. We engage in a fast paced, ever-evolving working environment with plenty of room for innovative thinking — encouraging honesty and challenge in a comfortable workplace. If any of the above words resonate with you, this is the place to be. 

    Who is Native Shoes looking for? + Why should I apply?
    Spend the Spring Summer 2021 season with us in Nantucket, MA at our seasonal Pop-Up Store! Located within the Straight Wharf, this is an unparalleled opportunity to create an exceptional customer experience in one of the best travel destinations in North America.

    As a Seasonal Sales Associate, you are the face of our brand, representing who we are and what we stand for with every guest that enters our store. You will be responsible for providing an exceptional customer experience through excellent product knowledge, solution oriented mindset and ability to strike up a conversation with anyone about anything.

    What would I be responsible for?
    Be a strong contributor to the Native Shoes retail floor experience through your positive attitude and constant ability to grow & elevate your skills 
    Be knowledgeable and up to date on company communication, product knowledge, priorities, launches and any additional information required by the Store Manager
    Utilize Point of Sale (POS) system, process payments, refunds/exchanges and issue gift cards 
    Receive and process stock, involving: unpacking, counting, tagging as required, sizing and merchandising on the floor, with overflow stock in back room and stored areas 
    Support with inventory management including receiving, processing, restocking + destocking, and visual merchandising 
    Answer store phones and respond to voicemails and store email account as needed 
    Under the direction of the Store Manager, you perform/complete other additional projects, duties, and assignments as required and/or by request 

    Required Experience
    Experience in retail environment is preferred 
    Ability to work flexible hours to meet the needs of the store 
    Experience cash handling and open and closing 
    Enthusiastic in a retail environment, for developing colleagues and for driving strong sales results 
    Strong sense of personal style and passionate about the Native Brand 
    Extraordinary proven leadership capabilities and invested in educating others 
    Excellent problem resolution skills and dealing with difficult customer situations as they arise 
    Excellent interpersonal and written communication skills 

    Personal Characteristics
    Passion for design and footwear 
    Strong communication skills 
    Ability to work under pressure and tight deadlines 
    Creative problem solving skills 
    Organized and detail oriented 
    Proven ability to independently organize and prioritize tasks and workload 
    Takes direction and responds favourably to change 
    Assumes ownership and accountability for projects

    Physical Requirements
    Can lift to 30lbs - reasonable accommodations will be made for any employee when necessary

    We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.

    Apply for this job now here!